The police in Ogun State have captured a 27-year-old farmer, Livinus Michael Eweje, for purportedly killing his cousin throughout a battle in Oloru city.
The suspect and his cousin, Emmanuel Eba, have been battling on July 21, 2021, when the cousin out of nowhere drooped and kicked the bucket. From that time ahead, Michael has been into stowing away till he was captured as of late.
Speaking in a gathering with Crime Guard, he mentioned, “A pair a really very long time again, I started listening to bits of rumour that I used to be not clearing my buyer’s farmland appropriately. I later found that it was Emmanuel that was occupied with spreading misrepresentation towards me”.
“I confronted him and even reported him to our elders. I thought he would cease however he didn’t. When I obtained one other job, the proprietor reluctantly paid me N10,000 advance for a job that may take as much as every week to complete.
“I went forward to clear the farmland. However when I referred to as the proprietor who is predicated in Abuja for my stability, he informed me he gained’t pay me the stability till he is available in particular person to examine the work. After I demanded to know why, he mentioned Emmanuel had warned him about me.
“I used to be so indignant. I rushed house, met Emmanuel and confronted him. As a substitute of apologizing, he began laughing. I informed him to go and retract his assertion about me if he needed peace. He continued laughing, saying he wouldn’t.
” I misplaced my cool as a result of that was the one technique of survival for me. We began preventing and in the course of the course of he slumped and was rushed to the final hospital. I used to be within the farm, once I heard individuals crying that Emmanuel was useless, and I needed to run away.
“I’m sorry and I encourage for forgiveness. I do know that I can’t carry again the useless. I solely needed to show him a lesson.”